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This Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team page is about Blue Rescue Team for the Nintendo DS. For the Game Boy Advance release, see Rescue Team:Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team. For the Nintendo Switch remake, see Rescue Team DX:Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX.
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team
ポケモン不思議のダンジョン 青の救助隊
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon - Blue Rescue Team cover art Japanese.jpg
Information
Developer(s) Chunsoft
Publisher(s) Nintendo
The Pokémon Company
Platform(s) Nintendo DS
Wii U Virtual Console
Genre(s) Role-Playing, Roguelike
Mode(s) Single player
Version 1.0
1.1
Credits
Director(s) Seiichiro Nagahata
Producer(s) Koichi Nakamura
Hiroaki Tsuru
Atsushi Sugimoto
Kunimi Kawamura
Hitoshi Yamagami
Designer(s) Hiroshi Nakamura
Fujimi O-nishi
Yoshihito Takaishi
Programmer(s) Masayasu Yamamoto
Artist(s) Fuyuhiko Koizumi
Writer(s) Shin-ichiro Tomie
Emiko Tanaka
Composer(s) Arata Iiyoshi
Atsuhiro Ishizuna
Release date(s)
Nintendo DS
Flag of Japan.png November 17, 2005
Flag of the United States.png September 18, 2006
Flag of Europe.png November 10, 2006
Flag of Australia.png September 28, 2006
Flag of South Korea.png August 30, 2007
TW November 17, 2005
Wii U Virtual Console
Flag of Japan.png March 23, 2016
Flag of the United States.png June 23, 2016
Flag of Europe.png February 11, 2016
Flag of Australia.png February 12, 2016
Rating(s)
CERO A
ESRB E
ACB G
OFLC G
PEGI 3
GRAC ALL
Additional info
ID(s) Japan: NTR-APHJ-JPN
United States: NTR-APHE-USA
Europe: NTR-APHP-EUR
Internal Name(s) POKE DUNGEON
Media / distribution 32MB Cartridge
File Size

Japan: 32.00MB
United States: 29.65MB
Europe: 30.28MB

87.9MB

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team (Japanese: ポケモン不思議のダンジョン 青の救助隊) is a Generation Ⅲ Pokémon spin-off game developed by Chunsoft and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company on Nintendo DS in 2005. They are the first set of the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series.

Rescue Team is the first game in the Mystery Dungeon series to be released outside of both Japan and North America. The community commonly called both versions of the game Rescue Team.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Become the hero the Pokémon world needs you to be!

One sunny afternoon, you awaken as a Pokémon in the middle of the woods with no idea as to how you got there. After giving your name and explaining your predicament to the Pokémon who found you, you are both thrust into a rescue to save a young Caterpie from Tiny Woods. Once, you have completed this first challenge, you and your new partner decide to form a Rescue Team, a band of Pokémon dedicated to help those in need. Thus begins your journey towards fulfilling your destiny, saving the Pokémon world from total destruction.

Reception[edit | edit source]

The original Rescue Team titles have received mixed or average reviews based on thirty-four critic reviews, according to review aggregator Metacritic.[1]

Sales[edit | edit source]

By the end of 2006, Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team had sold over 761,000 copies in Japan.[2] As of July 25, 2007, Blue Rescue Team has sold 3.08 million copies worldwide by March 31.[3][4]

Categories[edit | edit source]

All content about Blue Rescue Team are organized into these categories. Click on a section name to learn more, and to drill down further to more specific and detailed pages.

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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team categories
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Gameplay Elements
Body Size • Buried items • Defeat • Dungeon Shops • Evolution • Kangaskhan Rest Stops • Leveling • Missions • Monster Houses • Power • Ranks & Rescue Points • Recruiting • Stairs • States • Title Screen Icons • Traps & Floor Tiles • Weather
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Guides
Changing the Team Leader • Saying Farewell to Pokémon • Stand By command
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Items
Berries • Equipment • Evolution Items • Food • Gummis • Health Drinks • Miscellaneous Items • Projectiles • Quest Items • Seeds • TMs & HMs • Wonder Orbs
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Locations
Dungeons Story Mode Tiny Woods • Thunderwave Cave • Mt. Steel • Sinister Woods • Silent Chasm • Mt. Thunder • Great Canyon • Lapis Cave • Rock PathInfo symbol.png • Mt. Blaze • Snow PathInfo symbol.png • Frosty Forest • Mt. Freeze • Magma Cavern • Sky Tower • Uproar Forest
Post-Story Howling Forest • Stormy Sea • Silver Trench • Meteor Cave • Fiery Field • Lightning Field • Northwind Field • Mt. Faraway • Western Cave • Northern Range • Pitfall Valley • Buried Relic • Wish Cave • Murky Cave • Desert Region • Southern Cavern • Wyvern Hill • Solar Cave • Darknight Relic • Grand Sea • Waterfall Pond • Unown Relic • Joyous Tower • Far-Off Sea • Purity Forest
Event Oddity Cave • Remains Island • Marvelous Sea • Fantasy Strait
Pokémon Square Rescue Team Base • Whiscash Pond • Luminous Cave • Town Services • Makuhita Dojo • Kangaskhan Storage • Kecleon Shop • Felicity Bank • Gulpin Link Shop • Pelipper Post Office • Wigglytuff Club
Other Hill of the Ancients
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Friend Areas
Aged Chamber AN • Aged Chamber O? • Ancient Relic • Beau Plains • Boulder Cave • Bountiful Sea • Crater • Cryptic Cave • Darkness Ridge • Decrepit Lab • Deep-Sea Current • Deep-Sea Floor • Dragon Cave • Echo Cave • Enclosed Island • Energetic Forest • Final Island • Flyaway Forest • Frigid Cavern • Furnace Desert • Healing Forest • Ice Floe Beach • Jungle • Legendary Island • Magnetic Quarry • Mist-Rise Forest • Mt. Cleft • Mt. Deepgreen • Mt. Discipline • Mt. Moonview • Mushroom Forest • Mystic Lake • Overgrown Forest • Peanut Swamp • Poison Swamp • Power Plant • Rainbow Peak • Ravaged Field • Rub-a-Dub River • Sacred Field • Safari • Scorched Plains • Seafloor Cave • Secretive Forest • Serene Sea • Shallow Beach • Sky Blue Plains • Southern Island • Stratos Lookout • Tadpole Pond • Thunder Meadow • Transform Forest • Treasure Sea • Turtleshell Pond • Volcanic Pit • Waterfall Lake • Wild Plains
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Stats
Attack • Belly • Defense • Experience Points • HP • IQ • Level • Special Attack • Special Defense
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Rescue Team Pokémon Types
Normal-Type • Fighting-Type • Flying-Type • Poison-Type • Ground-Type • Rock-Type • Bug-Type • Ghost-Type • Steel-Type • Fire-Type • Water-Type • Grass-Type • Electric-Type • Psychic-Type • Ice-Type • Dragon-Type • Dark-Type
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Pokémon
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Bosses and Special Enemies
Bosses (Story) Articuno • Groudon • Moltres • Rayquaza • Skarmory • Team Meanies • Zapdos
Bosses (Post-Story) Articuno • Deoxys • Groudon • Jirachi • Moltres • Rayquaza • Zapdos
Special Enemies Kecleon
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team NPCs
Characters Bellsprout • Diglett • Dugtrio • Gulpin • Jumpluff • Kecleon Bros. • Lombre • Pelipper • Snubbull • Spinda • Whiscash • Wigglytuff • Absol • Gardevoir • Latias • Latios • Ninetales • Xatu
Teams Team A.C.T. • Team Meanies • Team Shiftry • Team Constrictor • Team Hydro • Team Rumblerock
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team story elements
Main story Rescue Jumpluff • Rescue Shiftry • The Legend of Ninetales • Confront Groudon • The Meteor
Post-story Rescue Gardevoir • Confront Latios • Rescue Latias
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Miscellaneous
Main Menu • Version Differences
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Community
Speedrunning • Hacking
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red and Blue Rescue Team Removed and Unused content

Gallery[edit | edit source]

For this subject's image gallery, see Gallery:Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team Titles.

In other languages[edit | edit source]

Language Name
English Flag of the United Kingdom.png
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team
Japanese Flag of Japan.png ポケモン不思議のダンジョン 青の救助隊
French Flag of France.png Pokémon Donjon Mystère: Équipe De Secours Bleue
Spanish Flag of Spain.png Pokémon Mundo misterioso: Equipo de rescate azul
German Flag of Germany.png Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Team Blau
Italian Flag of Italy.png Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Squadra Blu
Korean Flag of South Korea.png 포켓몬 불가사의 던전: 파랑 구조대

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Red Rescue Team has one more Pokémon available than Blue Rescue Team by default. This is due to being able to recruit Porygon and evolve it in Red Rescue Team, while Blue Rescue Team players can only recruit Porygon2.

See Also[edit | edit source]

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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
Mainline Titles Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team (GBA) & Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team (DS) • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time & Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness (DS) • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Adventure Squad Titles (Wii) • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity (3DS) • Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon (3DS)
Ports & Remakes Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Sky (DS) • Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX (Switch)

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team. Metacritic. Retrieved on May 2, 2020.
  2. (2006年ゲームソフト年間売上TOP500).ファミ通ゲーム白書2007 (ja). Enterbrain (2007). Located at Tokyo. ISBN: 978-4-7577-3577-4.
  3. Nintendo Co. Ltd. Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2007 Supplementary Information about Earnings Release. Nintendo Co., Ltd.. Archived from the original on December 4, 2017. Retrieved on December 2, 2017.
  4. Casamassina, Matt (July 25, 2007). Nintendo Sales Update. IGN. Archived from the original on January 15, 2018. Retrieved on July 25, 2007.